A large multi-disciplinary consultancy are looking for an experienced and commercially minded Ornithologist to join a well established Ecology Team at Principal level in Edinburgh or Glasgow. This role will be of particular interest to Ornithologists who have off and onshore wind farm experience and will be based in Scotland.
Qualifications & Experience:
As a Principal Ornithologist, candidates should have a strong ecology orientated academic background and have established experience as an ornithology consultant. On top of strong technical skills you'll be experienced in consultation with external partners have experience in large scale infrastructure schemes including EIAs.
Our client looks for strong leadership, project management and financial planning qualities at an ecology consultancy. You'll have excellent communication skills and have a proven track record of nurturing existing client relationships as well as developing business through building new connections and winning infrastructure work.
Role & Company:
This role will principally focus on ornithology services for infrastructure projects, including renewable energy, coastal developments, road, forestry and marine developments. This is a client facing role and will entail a degree of responsibility growing the ornithological team, managing more junior team members' technical work and outputs and work with senior staff to generate new client relationships and work streams.
Our Ecology team provides ecological solutions for all types of development, whether terrestrial, aquatic, coastal or marine. From resolving bat issues in individual homes to delivering all ecological surveys for large-scale complex commercial developments including Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects (NSIP), we undertake all aspects of ecological consultancy, to ensure compliance with environmental regulations and statutory requirements.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to play an integral role in developing the existing business of a world leading built environment consultancy across the UK. You will have a hand in influencing the direction of their operation and work on high profile projects within the renewable energy and infrastructure sector.
For further information on this or any other related positions, please contact Ben Quilter on 07872 500 661 or at bdq@mattpart,com